6-1250

RIC VI, SISCIA 189, GALERIUS MAXIMIAN, REVERSE VARIETY

  

OBVERSE

MAXIMIAN-VSPFAVG [IMAXIMIANVS P F AVG]; head r., laur.

REVERSE

IOVICO-N-SERVAT [IOVI CONSERVAT]; Jupiter stg. l., chlamys hanging from l. shoulder, r. holding thunderbolt, l. leaning on sceptre. IAS (sic!) in exergue.

NOT IN RIC

REVERSE VARIETY. Specimen similar to SISCIA 189) (ANS 1948.19.276, 5.68 g, 20 mm; cited in RIC) except for absence of eagle at Jupiter's feet. Note that SIS in m.m. is partially destroyed because of hole which was later filled.

NOTES

Aureus. Weight 5.28 g. Coin sold on Numismatica Ars Classica auction 71 (lot 278) in May 2013 for CHF 7,500.


NOT IN RIC © 2004 Lech Stępniewski